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  1. Health in Antiquity

    Health in Antiquity [Hardback]

    Helen King (Author)

    Regular Price: £93.99

    Special Price: £40.00

    ISBN: 9780415220651
    Published by : Routledge
    Some ancients believed that disease and ill-health came from Pandora's jar, as prescribed in myth, whilst others saw man as the protagonist of his own ill-health. This collection of fourteen essays on health in antiquity takes an approach which... .... Learn More
  2. Roman Dining

    Roman Dining [Paperback]

    Barbara K. Gold (Author)

    Regular Price: £18.50

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    ISBN: 9780801882029
    Published by : Johns Hopkins University Press
    This third special volume of the American Journal of Philology is dedicated to the subject of Roman food and dining. It comprises five articles which stem from the APA/AIA Joint Panel on the subject held at Philadelphia in 2002. Contents: Intr... .... Learn More
  3. Rhetoric in Antiquity

    Rhetoric in Antiquity [Paperback]

    Laurent Pernot (Author)

    Regular Price: £31.50

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    ISBN: 9780813214078
    Published by : Catholic University of America Press
    This book offers a full description of ancient rhetoric in the Greco-Roman period, from Homer and classical Athens, through the Hellenistic World, Roman Republic, and Roman Empire, up to the advent of Christianity, explaining the evolutions, illum... .... Learn More
  4. Roman Working Lives and Urban Living

    Roman Working Lives and Urban Living [Paperback]

    Ardle Mac Mahon (Author); Jennifer Price (Author)

    £34.00

    ISBN: 9781842171868
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    The ordinary people who made up the largest section of the population in the cities and towns in the Roman world were largely ignored by contemporary writers and have often been marginalised in traditional studies of Roman urbanism, but resear... .... Learn More
  5. The Clothed Body in the Ancient World

    The Clothed Body in the Ancient World [Paperback]

    Liza Cleland (Author); Mary Harlow (Author); Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones (Author)

    £36.00

    ISBN: 9781842171653
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    The recent renaissance of interest in the history of dress and its cultural importance is celebrated in this collection of interdisciplinary essays. The sixteen contributors present on-going research into the study of the clothed body in ancien... .... Learn More
  6. Roman Arbitration

    Roman Arbitration [Hardback]

    Derek Roebuck (Author)

    Regular Price: £40.00

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    ISBN: 9780953773039
    Published by : Holo Books
    The Roman empire encompassed a vast area, incorporating many different cultures, and yet Roman law had to resolve disputes across the board. This meticulous study of the ways and means in which Roman law asserted control over disputes between ... .... Learn More
  7. Declamation, Paternity and Roman Identity

    Declamation, Paternity and Roman Identity: Authority and the Rhetorical Self [Hardback]

    Erik Gunderson (Author)

    Regular Price: £67.00

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    ISBN: 9780521820059
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    Having understood neither the title nor the jacket blurb, I approached the preface of this book with caution. Feeling further baffled and a little dizzy I closed the book and concluded that I was in no way qualified to review the book. An edite... .... Learn More
  8. Roman Dress Accessories

    Roman Dress Accessories [Paperback]

    Ellen Swift (Author)

    Regular Price: £6.99

    Special Price: £2.95

    ISBN: 9780747805670
    Published by : Shire Publications
    Ellen Swift is rapidly becoming synonymous with the subject of Roman dress and in this concise study she provides an introduction to what today would be termed costume jewellery. Moving away from high status glitzy jewellery, she focuses on the... .... Learn More
  9. The Roman Gaze

    The Roman Gaze: Vision, Power and the Body [Hardback]

    David Frederick (Author)

    Regular Price: £39.50

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    ISBN: 9780801869617
    Published by : Johns Hopkins University Press
    The act of looking, both outwards and inwards, was an important element in Roman culture with Roman vision, so Fredrick argues, being distinct from both Greek and Western vision. This collection of nine essays draws on modern gender and materia... .... Learn More
  10. The Gladiator

    The Gladiator: The Secret History of Rome's Warrior Slaves [Paperback]

    Alan Baker (Author)

    Regular Price: £9.99

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    ISBN: 9780306811852
    Published by : Da Capo Press
    Condemned and yet feared by emperors, almost certain to be slaughtered and yet adored by the masses, the gladiator was the superstar of his day. His existence was invariably short and violent, improved only faintly by the prospect of honor, wealth... .... Learn More

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